Are you an experienced Management Accountant who either has experience within (or a real passion for) TV/Film or sport? Would you like to work close to the television productions supporting on the finance side? We have an exciting new position working within a division of a well known and loved media company!
Working within the Sports division this ‘hands-on’ role will join a small team who partner the production management team with financial and accounting support whilst also being a key point of contact for the broadcaster/client regarding any financial issues.
To be a successful candidate it is imperative that you have extensive accounting experience ideally working within a television production company and have a thorough understanding of cost management and reporting. This is a heavily client facing role and requires an individual who is a confident communicator who has the ability to easily build strong working relationships with people of all levels.
This is a really interesting role that will keep you challenged, interested and busy!!
- Prepare weekly production expenditure reports;
- Work closely with the PMs and Execs to analyse and explain budget variances on the cost reports;
- Prepare and present weekly cost reports, managing any queries;
- Assist with forecasting and any related reports;
- Attend weekly meetings to ensure understanding and foresight of production workflows and business decisions to manage the impact to the cost reports;
- Prepare, review and present reports to the broadcaster as required;
- Assist with the implementation and continual improvement of a new cost reporting system;
- Liaise with the client/broadcaster regarding any financial queries or anomalies.
- Ideally fully qualified accountant (ACA/ACCA/CIMA or equivalent)
- Extensive accounting experience gained within a TV production accounting experience is essential;
- Strong communication and interpersonal skills;
- Strong systems & Excel skills;
- Commercially minded, logical, solutions orientated approach;
- Attention to detail, highly organised, self-motivated.
Due to the high volume of applications received, regrettably only successful candidates will be contacted
To apply for this job email your details to firstname.lastname@example.org.